Digital Tag Heuer Carrera Black will be Android-smart clock

Tag Heuer will be the first Swiss manufacturer of luxury watches, which will use the mobile software platform of Google, called Android Wear – so you IT giant Strikes Apple Watch Edition? Announced a year ago, the software Google’s Android Wear is now available for half a dozen different smart watches, with prices ranging from 200 to $ 300. All these smart watches, whether Motorola Moto 360, LG G Watch R or Sony SmartWatch 3 are made by traditional manufacturers of consumer electronics and smartphones. Now Google announced its partnership with the Swiss watch company Tag Heuer, which will put the software Android Wear in luxury watches for the first time. Best known for its analog chronographs and sponsorship of Formula 1 and other sports events, Tag Heuer is one of the largest Swiss watch companies. The range of watches of the brand with prices ranging from just under a thousand dollars to five-figure sums. Part of the announcement of the partnership include Intel, which will assist Tag Heuer internal components and sensors for smart watches. Previously, Android Wear clocks using Qualcomm or Texas Instruments processors so that versions of Tag Heuer will be among the first to use Intel chips. Companies do not provide specific data for clock (or clocks) that will result from this partnership, nor say how much it will cost and when it will be available. A report by Reuters said that the clock will be “digital replica of the original Tag Heuer Carrera Black (known for its bulky and sporty design) and will look like the original. The sudden entry of Android Wear market of luxury watches may seem to some as a knee-jerk reaction against Google’s luxury watches of Apple, which have gold versions of over $ 10,000, but David Singleton, engineering director of Google’s Android Wear, says that negotiations between Google and Tag Heuer started well before Android Wear to launch last March